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Online marketplace Etsy to slash 140 more jobs

US-based artisan and handmade goods online marketplace Etsy is set to cut around 140 positions or approximately 15% of its current...

Online marketplace Etsy to slash 140 more jobs

Deals this week: Casper Sleep, Modacruz Elektronik Hizmetler ve Ticaret, Zalando

Mattress and bedding manufacturer Casper Sleep has closed a series C round of funding to raise...

Deals this week: Casper Sleep, Modacruz Elektronik Hizmetler ve Ticaret, Zalando

M&As this week: BBX Capital Corporation, Tokyo Base, Signa Retail

BBX Capital Corporation has acquired a 93% stake in US-based candy retailer IT'SUGAR for $57m in...

M&As this week: BBX Capital Corporation, Tokyo Base, Signa Retail

Action deploys Bamboo Rose retail solution for improved sourcing

Dutch discount store chain Action has chosen the Bamboo Rose product lifecycle management (PLM) and sourcing platform in order to develop its international business....

Action deploys Bamboo Rose retail solution for improved sourcing

The Children’s Place signs agreement to expand in South-East Asia

US-based speciality apparel retailer The Children’s Place has signed a development agreement with Gill Capital in Singapore to expand its presence in South-East...

The Children’s Place signs agreement to expand in South-East Asia

China’s JD.com to invest $397m in fashion retailer Farfetch

China’s JD.com to invest $397m in fashion retailer Farfetch

Brandleap unveils new distributed e-commerce service for retailers

US-based start-up Brandleap has unveiled a distributed e-commerce platform, which enables brands and brick and mortar (B&M) retailers to compete with online...

Brandleap unveils new distributed e-commerce service for retailers

Fashion retailer N Brown to shut down five stores

UK fashion retailer N Brown Group is set to close up to five loss-making Simply Be and Jacamo dual-fascia stores by the end of August, due to declining...

Fashion retailer N Brown to shut down five stores

Sprint to open 78 new stores in South California, US

Sprint to open 78 new stores in South California, US

lululemon athletica and 7mesh to develop advanced technical apparel

Canadian companies lululemon athletica and 7mesh Industries have entered a partnership to jointly develop advanced technical...

lululemon athletica and 7mesh to develop advanced technical apparel

Casper secures $170m to enhance R&D capabilities

US-based online mattresses seller Casper has raised $170m in funding through a Series C investment round for product innovation and business expansion....

Casper secures $170m to enhance R&D capabilities

BBX Capital acquires US candy retailer IT'SUGAR

Investment holding company BBX Capital has acquired US-based speciality candy retailer IT'SUGAR for $57m....

BBX Capital acquires US candy retailer IT'SUGAR

Spark New Zealand to shift to direct management of stores

Spark New Zealand to shift to direct management of stores

Walmart agrees to acquire online apparel retailer Bonobos

Walmart is to purchase online apparel retailer Bonobos under a $310m agreement, as the former aims to improve its e-commerce business....

Walmart agrees to acquire online apparel retailer Bonobos

Nike to slash 2% of workforce as part of business reorganisation

Nike is planning to cut 2% of its global workforce, as part of its efforts to streamline...

Nike to slash 2% of workforce as part of business reorganisation

Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market for $13.7bn

Amazon has signed a definitive merger agreement to acquire American supermarket chain Whole Foods Market, for $13.7bn....

Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market for $13.7bn

Newegg to expand global operations to 50 countries

Newegg to expand global operations to 50 countries

Deals this week: Ocado Group, Deutsche Asset Management, Kay Platinum Chuan

Ocado Group intends to raise £350m ($445.78m) through a private bond placement in order to fund its capacity expansion and software...

Deals this week: Ocado Group, Deutsche Asset Management, Kay Platinum Chuan

India's Shoppers Stop integrates warehouse operations with JDA software

Indian fashion retailer Shoppers Stop has successfully implemented JDA Warehouse Management across its four warehouses to achieve its omnichannel...

India's Shoppers Stop integrates warehouse operations with JDA software

M&As this week: The Book People, NVC Lighting

UK-based online book retailer The Book People has completed the acquisition of M&G Presents, with the aim of expanding into the gift...

M&As this week: The Book People, NVC Lighting

Sports Direct acquires Bob's Stores and Eastern Mountain Sports

Sports Direct acquires Bob's Stores and Eastern Mountain Sports
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